The invention of the Internet, telecommunications and computer networks has been leading to a variety of innovations in the digital space in Uganda and Africa as a whole. The growing number of online platforms comes with the need to make those services safe and reliable. That is why it is important to apply best practices to diminish the risks as much as possible and make this innovations, platforms, products and services sustainable. A website or mobile application that doesn’t apply best practices for cyber security could lose value due to cybercrimes in the services offered by the online platform.
The Digital Impact Awards Africa supports and promotes innovation and application of best practice to foster sustainability of digital innovations, services and products that deliver maximum dividends across Africa.
This year, Kaymu, is nominated in 3 different categories for the DIAA 2015: Best Mobile App, Best E-Commerce (Classifieds/Marketplace), Best Mobile App for Africa.
The Award Ceremony Dinner will take place on the 13th of August 2015 at Serena Hotel Kampala. You still have one month to vote for your favourite product.
Kaymu is the leading online shopping community, and the safest platform on the market. It connects and empowers buyers and sellers to allow them to take advantage of the best deals on an extensive range of products including electronics, mobile phones, fashion items and tons of gadgets. Thanks to a fixed price system, Kaymu guarantees that users will always find the lowest prices on the market.
Africa Internet Group introduces and accelerates the online shift in Africa – for its people and its culture. It is committed to running successful and vibrant internet companies which boost the evolution of African online culture. AIG is the parent group of nine successful and fast-growing companies in more than 25 African countries, accounting for over 3, 000 staff. AIG cares about entrepreneurship and brings together all the key elements required to build great companies: team, concept, technology and capital. Its network of companies includes JUMIA, Kaymu, Hellofood, Lamudi, Carmudi, Zando, Jovago, Lendico and Easy Taxi.